New Roller Coming To Splatoon Tonight!

Splatoon has been firing off a litany of good news — starting with a series of weapon announcements and yesterday’s reveal of the July 4th Splatfest, the Squid Research Labs (Splatoon’s official blog) revealed that a new roller is on its way later today!

As of tonight/tomorrow morning, 7 PM PT / 10 PM ET / 3 AM BT the “Carbon Roller” (pictured below) will be released as a free download. This lightweight roller excels in the mobility department. It’s fling attack doesn’t toss a ton of ink, but it’s coupled with Burst Bombs for ranged splattage. Check out the pictures below!

Super Smash Bros For Wii U And Nintendo 3DS Commercial Highlights New DLC

A new commercial for Super Smash Bros. for Wii U and Nintendo 3DS highlights the fighting game’s latest set of downloadable content. Released on June 14, Ryu from the Street Fighter series, Roy from Fire Emblem and Lucas from Mother 3 are are available for download now. In addition, there are three new stages and several new costumes for Mii Fighters, including outfits from classic fighting series Virtua Fighter and Tekken.

Two New Weapons Heading To Splatoon Tomorrow

UPDATE: Nintendo of America confirms that the weapons will also heading to North America today.


Less than a week since the addition of the Splash-o-matic, Nintendo will be adding two new weapons to Splatoon.

The announcement, which comes by way of Nintendo of Europe’s Twitter, shared a few screenshots (below) of the L-3 Nozzlehose and the Custom E-litre 3K. These both should be coming tomorrow in Europe; there is still no mention about the US release.

We will likely hear more about Splatoon at Nintendo’s E3 Digital Event — stay tuned for more news.

Nintendo 3DS Smash Controller Compatibility App Arrives On eShop

Fans of the latest Super Smash Bros. may remember that you are able to use your Nintendo 3DS as a controller for the Wii U version as long as you own a copy of the game for 3DS.

However, along with the major Smash news today, Nintendo has stealthily released a $.99 app (titled “Smash Controller”) on the eShop that allows players without a Smash cartridge to use the 3DS in the Wii U version.

The app is available now, so make sure to pick it up if you don’t have enough controllers to fill your eight-player roster!

GameXplain Discuss Ryu, Roy And Other Leaked Information For Super Smash Bros

It has been quite a day already, as we have learnt that Ryu and Roy will be featured in Super Smash Bros. The information was clearly supposed to be announced tomorrow during the Super Smash Bros presentation, so no doubt the Nintendo Ninjas will be out for retribution. Anyway, if you want to hear more about the leak then be sure to check out the GameXplain discussion, above.

Leaker Spills More Beans About New Super Smash Bros DLC

We found out earlier today that both Ryu and Roy will be included in Super Smash Bros and now more information is beginning to come out. Twitter user Random Talking Bush has spilled the beans on the additional content and has revealed new trophies, stages, songs, and the specials of the DLC characters. It’s probably best if you check out the Twitter account for all the juicy info.

Thanks rafmandx and Snakey642

 

New Splatoon Weapon — Splash-o-matic — Coming Tonight

In the ever growing library of content for Splatoon, Nintendo is adding a new weapon to your arsenal: the Splash-o-matic. According to Nintendo’s Twitter, the Splash-o-matic takes a rapid-fire approach to splattering ink. What’s even more exciting is that it will be available for download tonight at 7 PM PT/10 PM ET/3 AM BT.